LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – A woman who pleaded guilty to a deadly DUI crash in July of 2019 was sentenced on Tuesday. Kassy Winburn was sentenced to 12 years in prison for each charge of vehicular homicide-DUI and leaving the scene of an auto accident causing death.

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Both sentences will run concurrently.

Winburn pleaded guilty to hitting and killing Joe Kroiss, a motorcyclist near Interstate 25 and Harmony Road in 2019. 

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She had a blood alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit when she was arrested after running away from the scene.

“My family and I had hoped for a much stronger, longer sentence,” said Jim Kroiss, Joe’s father.

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Kroiss’ widow, Erica, told CBS4’s Dillon Thomas investigators believed Winburn was traveling more than 100 mph when she rear ended Kroiss’ motorcycle.